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Several downtown streets to close for The Savannah Mile

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Several downtown streets will be closed to traffic at various times as hundreds of people take part in a one-mile run to support first responders.

The Savannah Mile, a fund raiser for the 200 Club of the Coastal Empire, will travel on Drayton Street from Park Avenue to Johnson Square in seven heats beginning at 8 a.m. on Saturday.

The SCMPD will begin closing off streets at 6 a.m. for the run. The race will stage runners in the southern end of Forsyth Park.

Drayton Street will be closed from Henry Street to St. Julian Street. Park Avenue will also be closed between Bull and Abercorn streets.

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